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DEARNE VALLEY – Old Moor (SE4302) – 2 LRP, 2 Ringed Plover, 2 Dunlin, 5 Green Sandpiper, 2 SPOTTED REDSHANK, 4 Greenshank, 10 Black-tailed Godwit, 2 RUFF, 1j YELLOW_LEGGED GULL, 1 CETTI’S WARBLER (Peter Walsh and Daniel Langston per Twitter)

DON VALLEY – Silverwood Lagoon (SK4793) – 1 Greenshank S @ 0650hrs (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

DON VALLEY – Thrybergh CP – 8 (3j) Great Crested Grebe; 5 Little Grebe; 3 Cormorant; 3 Grey Heron (2SE); 41 (4j) Mute Swan; 36 Greylag Goose; 146 Canada Goose; 7 Gadwall (5 left NW); 59 Tufted Duck; 160+ Black-headed Gull; 2 Herring Gull; 1a Lesser Black-backed Gull; 2+ Sand Martin; 30+ Swallow; 140+ House Martin; 3 Meadow Pipit S; 20 Robin; 5 Song Thrush, 8 Chiffchaff; 1 Jay (Per today’s SHEFFIELD BIRD STUDY GROUP-RECENT NEWS)

IDLE VALLEY – Newington Flash (S Yorks – SK6693) – 2 SPOTTED FLYCATCHER (Mark Roberts). Added to Birdtrack.

HUMBERHEAD PEATLANDS – Hatfield Moors area (SE7106D & SE6905X) – 1 BARN OWL and  2j NIGHTJAR one trapped and ringed (Col Neale and Paul Shawcroft). For further detail see today’s HATFIELD MOORS BIRDING BLOG Added to Birdtrack

IPORT LAKES – 1 Dunlin, 4 Common Sandpiper, 1 WOOD SANDPIPER, 1 Green Sandpiper, 2 Greenshank, 1 Kingfisher, 3 SWIFT (Bob Usher). Added to Birdtrack.

POTTERIC CARR (SE5999, SE6099, SE5900 and SE6000) – 1 SWIFT (Andy Dalton). For further detail see today’s YWT-POTTERIC CARR-SIGHTINGS BLOG

WEATHER REPORTS (based on Scampton)

LOCALWeather: overcast/cloudy with rain heavy at times on and off throughout the day. Visibility: mainly excellent/very good, occasionally good and moderate. Temperatures: +9.5°C to +9.1°C to 15.7°C to 14.1°C. Wind: very light/light and wholly from within the SW quarter. Surface pressure: 1016hPa-1014hPa-1015hPa. Fronts etc.: a NW/SE warm front and an associated N/S cold front .


MOON PHASE – Waning crescent.
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